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Harpoon head  (Hunting/Fishing/Warfare)  "1890-1910"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

Animal Bone, iron point, cordage, hide thong/babiche, tree pitch/gum

Techniques:

Carved, wrapped, braided

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, North America, Northwest Coast, Southern Northwest Coast, Tututni (Tutuni), Tututni [Confederated Tribes of Siletz]

City:

Siletz Reservation

County:

Lincoln County

State:

Oregon

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Leo J. Frachtenburg (1883-1930) between 1911 and 1916; acquired by George Heye/MAI in 1916.

Source ID:

NMAI_51225

Catalog Number:

4/7504

Album Name:

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